Botswana Football Association

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Botswana Football Association
CAF
Botswana Football Logo 2017.jpg
Founded1966
HeadquartersGaborone
FIFA affiliation1978
CAF affiliation1976
PresidentMaclean Letshwiti
Websitehttp://www.bfa.co.bw/

The Botswana Football Association (BFA) is the governing body of association football in Botswana,[1] and controls the national football team. It is an affiliate of FIFA, CAF and the COSAFA.[2]

National football leagues include the beMOBILE Premier League, First Division North and First Division South.

History[edit]

In 1966, the Botswana National Football Association (BNFA)[2] was created, before the name was changed in 1970 and the BFA officially founded. It was first affiliated to the CAF in 1976, and then with FIFA in 1978.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The mystery behind the rise of Botswana football". Goal.com. 21 May 2011. Retrieved 15 November 2013.
  2. ^ a b Admin, BFA. "Who we are - BFA". Archived from the original on 24 March 2018. Retrieved 23 March 2018.
  3. ^ Football, CAF - Confederation of African. "CAF - Member Associations - Botswana Football Association - Home". www.cafonline.com. Retrieved 23 March 2018.

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